The Schmalkaldic League begins to disintegrate (30 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The Schmalkaldic League of German Protestant princes, currently at war with the Emperor Charles V, begins to disintegrate as its leaders are unable to decide on a coherent military strategy.

Citation:
Editors. "The Schmalkaldic League begins to disintegrate". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14746, accessed 10 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe